Harrison County,indiana

Youth Leadership Harrison County

Leadership Harrison County

Please note: the 2019-2020 application is closed. The application for the 2020-2021 class will open in spring of 2020.


Program Overview: YLHC is a program of Leadership Harrison County designed for high school juniors attending school in Harrison County Indiana. YLHC is an innovative youth program introducing students to servant leadership skills and resources, community awareness, and volunteer opportunities within the community. Classes will focus on servant leadership, financial stewardship, communication, and philanthropy. YLHC hopes to connect youth to the community while developing future leaders for our schools and Harrison County.


Mission Statement: “Developing young servant leaders to make a positive and lasting impact in Harrison County.”


Time Commitment: Attendance is required at orientation, five program days, and graduation.

  • Orientation: September 19th, 2019 - Corydon, 6:30 - 7:30pm
  • Day 1: Servant leadership / community awareness
    September 26, 2019 - Elizabeth, 8am - 3pm
  • Day 2: Historical tour / county history / non-profits
    November 13, 2019 - Corydon, 8am - 3pm
  • Day 3: Public speaking / finances / showcase work
    January 23, 2020 - Corydon, 8am - 3pm
  • Day 4: Communication styles / equipped to lead
    February 19, 2020 - Corydon, 8am - 3pm
  • Day 5: Community involvement / personal mission
    March 12, 2020 - Palmyra, 8am - 3pm
  • Graduation: April 19, 2020 - Lanesville, 3:00 pm

*If any schools have a cancellation on these dates, class will be rescheduled at a later date.


Eligibility:
- Junior year student attending school in Harrison County
- Commit to required attendance of all program days/events. Be on time and stay until the end of the day.
- Commit to having transportation to and from the event on program days.
- Meet student criteria: Exhibits the desire to be a leader, good character, ethical, and dependable.


Program Cost: $50 (due after notice of acceptance)


Application

The application for the 2019-2020 program year is closed. The application for 2020-2021 program year will open in spring of 2021.


If you have questions, please contact LHC executive director Nathan Broom:

     nathan@LeadershipHarrisonCountyIndiana.org or 572-1932 (S. Indiana area code).